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Any of a class of enzymes that catalyze the hydrolysis of a chemical bond.


(Biochemistry) an enzyme, such as an esterase, that controls hydrolysis


(ˈhaɪ drəˌleɪs, -ˌleɪz)

an enzyme that catalyzes hydrolysis.
[< French (1921), = hydrol(yse) hydrolysis + -ase -ase]
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Tyczkowska-Sieron and Kurnatowski [16] decided to investigate the relationship between hydrolytic enzyme activity and resistance to fluconazole.
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We hypothesized that because of the different rhizosphere functioning of the E+ and E-grasses, different hydrolytic enzyme activities and rhizosphere microbial indices can be expected.
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Iowa State University (Ames, IA) has patented SHE, a Starch Hydrolytic Enzyme active in maize endosperm (Zea mays), and the cDNA sequence encoding SHE.